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Recovery Therapist

Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (HKSI)
 
Location Hong Kong, Asia
Posted 04/03/2019
Closes 03/04/2019
Sector Science & Medicine
Function Medicine & Science, Clinical Services
Contract Type Contract
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive Salary
 

Job Description

THE JOB

Reporting to the Sports Medicine Manager, the Recovery Therapist will be responsible for the following duties:

  • To lead and conduct recovery services to scholarship athletes;
  • To liaise and plan with coaches and other technical support professionals on elite athletes’ recovery process;
  • To assist in the rehabilitation program;
  • To plan and implement injury prevention program;
  • To provide local and overseas on-fields support if required;
  • To plan and conduct research projects and educational programs for elite athletes and coaches;
  • To assist training and supervising sub-ordinate; and
  • To perform any other appropriate duties as assigned by supervisor.

THE REQUIREMENTS

  • A university degree or equivalent in recovery therapy, sport therapy or a relevant discipline, preferably a master degree in sports medicine related disciplines;
  • A minimum of 4 years’ sports relevant working experience;
  • Experience in managing athletes’ recovery process;
  • Excellent command of both spoken and written English and Chinese. Ability to speak Putonghua is a definite advantage; and
  • Awareness/ knowledge of Child Protection in sport and equal opportunity issues in the context of Hong Kong are an added advantage.

[Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisements need not re-apply. Their applications are being considered accordingly.]

APPLICATIONS

Please send full resume with current and expected salary, contact telephone number, email and postal addresses, and availability. Please quote reference no. GS-20190304-RT in the application.

An appointment will be on a fixed term contract. Applicants who are not invited for interview within six months may consider their applications unsuccessful.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Data collected will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.

THE HKSI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER

Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (HKSI)

The HKSI’s mission is to provide an environment in which sports talent can be identified, nurtured and developed to pursue excellence in the international sporting arena benchmarked at Asian and Olympic Games results.

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